Broken bridge closes Rochdale

Published: Friday, 09 October 2020

THE broken Punchbowl Bridge has closed the Rochdale Canal.

Man arrested on suspicion of rape on towpath

Published: Friday, 09 October 2020

A WOMAN in her 30's was 'subjected to a serious sexual assault' on the towpath by a lock.

Police stopped from rescuing woman from Avon

Published: Friday, 09 October 2020

POLICE officers were stopped from rescuing a woman from the Avon as the equipment was back at their station.

Trust gets its 2,000th member

Published: Thursday, 08 October 2020

THE Chesterfield Canal Trust has enrolled its 2,000th member.

Macclesfield closed again—what's new?

Published: Thursday, 08 October 2020

SO THE Macclesfield is closed again—what's new?  Asks Jeff Longdon.

Cill markers are not enough

Published: Thursday, 08 October 2020

I AM  AFRAID that I totally disagree with the comments by Kevin McNiff (Not Roger Fox as previously stated) concerning cills, writes T. Lang.

Macc remains closed at Bosley

Published: Thursday, 08 October 2020

THE Macclesfield Canal that has a 'hole' in a lock chamber remains closed.

All-electric boat trips

Published: Wednesday, 07 October 2020

THE Bedford & Milton Keynes Waterway Trust is to get one of the UK’s first all-electric trip boats.

RYA calls for continuation of red diesel

Published: Wednesday, 07 October 2020

THE Royal Yachting Association has called HM Treasury to ensure that fuel supplies for recreational craft are ensured.

Another 'hole' in the Macclesfield Canal

Published: Wednesday, 07 October 2020

ANOTHER 'hole' has appeared in the Macclesfield closing the navigation.